“Childhood Memories” by Chris Rayn, 2007
The razing of the old quarters in Shanghai does not just tear down buildings, but ways of life, old habits and memories. A left behind toy symbolizes a child's memories that grew up in this place that will never be the same.
Project: Shanghai Rise
Spanning an entire decade of transformation in one Shanghai neighbourhood, "Shanghai Rise" shows the changes of its people, lifestyles and world views, as a microcosm of China's rise during the last decade. (Read More)